Philosophy

Karna
By Chaitanya Charan das - 28.9 2016 Setting the record straight about Mahabharata’s Karna Speaking on the Mahabharata outside Bharata – at Princeton During my visit to Central New Jersey, on 18th September, 2016, Govinda Prabhu and I spoke at Princeton University on the topic...Read more...
The Root of Anger
By Arcana Siddhi Devi Dasi - 24.2 2017 From Back to Godhead A therapist draws on Lord Krsna’s teachings to help a child control his rage. THE HOSPITAL ROOM SMELLS strongly of antiseptic as I walk in. Chris sits on his bed, immersed in rapidly pushing buttons with his thumbs....Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Gottfried von Leibnitz, Part 5
BY: SUN STAFF - 23.2 2017 Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Gottfried von Leibnitz (1646 - 1716) Syamasundara dasa: According to Leibnitz, substance...Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Gottfried von Leibnitz, Part 4
BY: SUN STAFF - 22.2 2017 Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Gottfried von Leibnitz (1646 - 1716) Syamasundara dasa: Leibnitz calls the ultimate...Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Gottfried von Leibnitz, Part 2
BY: SUN STAFF - 17.2 2017 Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Gottfried von Leibnitz (1646 - 1716) Syamasundara dasa: Leibnitz agrees that the mechanics...Read more...
Origin of Communism
By Suhotra Prabhu - 16.2 2017 (Question: Today materialists accept Hare Krsna movement as having some good things but on other hand they say that their mistake is that they are taking the exact meaning of the words in their books. Even though modern science shows us for example how man went...Read more...
Time
By editor - 16.2 2017 (based on an article by Shyamasundara Das) "God created time so that everything wouldn't happen at once." (graffiti, men's room, U of Waterloo) Mysterious energy Shrinking time Time dilation Krsna's energy Calculation of time Four cosmic...Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Benedict Spinoza, Part 5
BY: SUN STAFF - 14.2 2017 Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Benedict Spinoza (1632 - 1677) Syamasundara dasa: Spinoza stresses the importance of the...Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Benedict Spinoza, Part 4
BY: SUN STAFF - 13.2 2017 Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Benedict Spinoza (1632 - 1677) Syamasundara dasa: Spinoza says that imperfection or error...Read more...
Intimate Worlds
BY: JAHNAVA DEVI - 9.2 2017 Intimate Worlds - Mother Bhumi Pays Homage to Krsna The Earth Goddess Returns the Stolen Goods to Krishna and Pays Homage to Him Following our previous segments of Intimate Worlds, we are today considering another of the super-excellent paintings from...Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Benedict Spinoza, Part 3
BY: SUN STAFF - 9.2 2017 Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Benedict Spinoza (1632 - 1677) Hayagriva dasa: Spinoza's God is basically not personal...Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Benedict Spinoza, Part 2
BY: SUN STAFF - 8.2 2017 Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Benedict Spinoza (1632 - 1677) Syamasundara dasa: Spinoza says that we can appreciate God...Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Benedict Spinoza
BY: SUN STAFF - 8.2 2017 Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Benedict Spinoza (1632 - 1677) Hayagriva dasa: Spinoza asserts that God cannot be a remote...Read more...
Only Dead Bodies Stay In Their Houses!
By Gour Govinda Swami - 8.2 2017 Padayatra arrival lecture given by His Holiness Sri Srimad Gour Govinda Swami Maharaja in Bhubaneswar, India (December 30th, 1995) How long will you sleep in the lap of the ugly witch Maya? How long? You have already slept for such a long time, lakhs and...Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Blaise Pascal, Part Two
BY: SUN STAFF Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1666) Hayagriva dasa: Pascal writes: "If we submit everything to reason,...Read more...
Appearance of Sri Varahadeva
Live From Sri Mayapur Candrodaya Mandir! Date: February 4th , 2012 Topic: Maharaj Prthu’s Going Back Home Verse: SB 4.23.17 Occassion: Appearance of Sri Varahadeva Speaker: HG Hari Sauri Prabhu So today is the transcendental appearance day of Lord Varaha. We have got the regular...Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Blaise Pascal
BY: SUN STAFF - 2.2 2017  Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1666) Hayagriva dasa: Pascal saw man situated in the universe...Read more...
Strict Interpretation
BY: MAYESA DASA (ACBSP) - 2.1 2017 Note that B to E is 56,400,000 for arc of ayana Traveling to India to work with H.G. Danavir Gosvami Maharaja some years ago I became interested in cracking the mystery of distances to the planets. Returning to America, I learned that I had to learn some...Read more...
Hearing About Krishna
By Vishakha Devi Dasi - 2.1 2017 The Magic of Hearing About Krishna and His Devotees From Back to Godhead Why hearing is the first and most important of the nine kinds of devotional service to the Lord. When I first read that hearing is the most important of the nine kinds of...Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Rene Descartes, Part 7
BY: SUN STAFF Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Rene Descartes (1596-1650) Syamasundara dasa: Descartes maintains that we can know and understand...Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Rene Descartes, Part 6
BY: SUN STAFF - 30.1 2017 Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Rene Descartes (1596-1650) Syamasundara dasa: Descartes also gives two arguments for the...Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Rene Descartes, Part 5
BY: SUN STAFF - 30.1 2017 Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Rene Descartes (1596-1650) Hayagriva dasa: There is a lot of conjecture in Descartes...Read more...
​No One Can Help You Like You Can
By Mahatma Das - 30.1 2017 You may be wondering why I chose “No One Can Help You Like You Can” as the title for this article. This statement comes from a conversation in which a devotee asked Prabhupada for help, saying that he was not able to follow the four rules. Prabhupada...Read more...
The brahmana and the sweet rice
Padmapani Dasa - 26.1 2017 "In some of the Puranas the evidence is given that if someone is simply meditating on devotional activities, he has achieved the desired result and has seen face to face the Supreme Personality of Godhead. In this connection, there is a story in the Brahma-...Read more...
Dialectical Spiritualism: Rene Descartes, Part 4
BY: SUN STAFF - 25.1 2017 Conversations wtih HDG A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, excerpted from  Dialectical Spiritualism: A Vedic View of Western Philosophy. V – RATIONALISM  Rene Descartes (1596-1650) Syamasundara dasa: Descartes had a great reverence for theology...Read more...
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